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Unexpected Twist to Taxi Ride

Shluchim Peretz and Chanie Chein took a taxi ride in Manhattan and were left speechless by what the driver told them. Full Story

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wow
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wow

that also happened in california a few years ago

Steinhausers
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Steinhausers

I heard she’s the great aunt of the Steinhauser family in crown heights.

Hashgacha Protis
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Hashgacha Protis

Divine personal providence!

Im confused
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Im confused

I dont get the end…

I spoke to a steinhauser
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I spoke to a steinhauser

I spoke to one of the sisters and she said it’s her bubbys sister. And rabbi sz schneerson stayed at her grandmother’s house for awhile.

Bella
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Bella

Beautiful!

What is Chanie Chein's
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What is Chanie Chein's

maiden name? Just curious!

What her madin name
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What her madin name

How is zalman Schneersohn her great grandfather

These stories happen every day...
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These stories happen every day...

The real peleh is the woman taxi driver. That is indeed an “only in NYC” factoid.

Her maiden name is Laufer(Mottel and Fraidy)
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Her maiden name is Laufer(Mottel and Fraidy)
Friday laufer is a carlebach, and her mother is a schneerson!
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Friday laufer is a carlebach, and her mother is a schneerson!
how many
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how many

to 9- how many people have you heard of, that sat on the frierdiker rebbe’s lap as children?!

Wow!
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Wow!

Goose bumps. Simply beautiful.

Is it true?
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Is it true?

That she sat on the Frierdiker Rebbe’s lap?

Taxi driver
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Taxi driver

Her family found refuge with Reb Zalman Schneerson in France under the Nazi Ocuupation during the war then emigrated to America. When Reb Zalman came to the USA in 1947 he stayed with them till he got settled.

Zevi
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Zevi

Thats my Aunt

Reb S.Z. Schneerson
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Reb S.Z. Schneerson

Reb Shneur Zalman Schneerson and his wife took care of orphans in France during the war. I met one of them.

To #12
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To #12

Not too many people sat on the Frierder Rebbe’s lap, but my father, Rabbi Asher Heber was one of them. The Frierdiker Rebbe sat in the big, beautiful wooden wheelchair that remains upstairs in 770. I used to sit in it as a child until my father shooed me away! My father was one of three little boys in 770 in the early 1940s.

Heartwarming
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Heartwarming

First of all, stories such as this one make the previous generation so much more real to us, and are consequently so heartwarming. Second, they really are hashgocha protis stories. #9, why such a joyless attitude? These kinds of stories actually don’t “happen every day.” A simple statistical calculation would prove that. Of all the yellow cabs cruising the streets of NYC (and there are many,) there is only one driver who has the particular life story this female driver has. Of all the potential passengers who were standing at a particular spot on Amsterdam Avenue looking for a cab… Read more »

wow
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wow

thats truly amazing

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